Brian

DVT and PE:  A Disease with Extensive Emotional Impact July 1, 2009 A Note to the Reader:  This entry is not indented to provide answers, it is meant to illustrate the…
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Deborah

Stone Age to Space Age:  Experiences of a Thrombophilia Patient September 1, 2009 People die from clotting events.  This was true in the “stone age”, before Factor V Leiden (FVL)…
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Caitlin

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is often thought of as a condition that mostly affects the elderly and adults. Many doctors and lay individuals do not realize or understand the potential…
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Brenda R.

Submitted 2012 In June 2008, when I first woke up with a pain in back of my right leg, I assumed it was a pulled muscle. And although I was…
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Nina H.

Can you tell me a bit about yourself? What do you do for work? I’m retired now, but I worked in higher education administration when I had my PE. It…
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John

John is a long-term Wall Street employee, who enjoys spending time with his son and two teenage daughters. He is an avid golfer and enjoys hiking. John experienced his first…
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Nina M.

At the age of 32, I was an active, working wife and mother until deep vein thrombosis (DVT) changed my life. I never had issues with blood clots, in fact,…
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Rajan

I have faced health problems my whole life. As soon as I was born, the doctors and my parents couldn’t help but notice and worry about how large and abnormal…
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Mark L.

Mark Lindsay is a passionate businessman who owns Boston Boat Works. He experienced a DVT 12 years ago, but that didn’t stop him from pursuing what he loves: sailing and…
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Nancy

On September 13th, just two days before her 70th birthday, Nancy Marriott was rushed to the emergency room in Boulder, Colorado with extreme shortness of breath.  She had been near…
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David

As an avid cyclist, pediatrician, and healthcare executive, I have always had an interest in health and pride myself on being as healthy as possible. Some might even call me…
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